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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ DOA Plasticizer

  • Caps & lids food contact

Product Description
Eastman™ DOA plasticizer (Bis(2-Ethylhexyl) Adipate) is a light colored, oily liquid generally used as a plasticizer for PVC. It can be used alone or blended with other plasticizers, such as DOP or DOTP. In PVC, Eastman™ DOA features flexibility at low temperatures, good electrical properties, good resistance to weathering, and good stability to heat. Eastman™ DOA is used to produce clear films for food packaging applications. In addition to PVC, Eastman™ DOA is compatible with nitrocellulose, ethyl cellulose, most synthetic rubbers, and high-butyryl cellulose acetate butyrates.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
Acidity (wt%)0.01 max.
Color Pt-Co15 max.
Refractive Index 
     @ 25°C1.445
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C0.927
Boiling Point783 °F (417 °C)
Flash Point 
     Setaflash Closed Cup385 °F (196 °C)
Freezing Point<-94 °F (<-70 °C)
Vapor Pressure 
     @ 20°C<0.0001 torr (<0.01 Pa)
     @ 25°C13 cP (13 mPa·s)
     @ 20°C7.71 lb/gal (0.924 kg/L)

Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.

Eastman and its marketing affiliates shall not be responsible for the use of this information, or of any product, method, or apparatus mentioned, and you must make your own determination of its suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and for the health and safety of your employees and purchasers of your products. No warranty is made of the merchantability of fitness of any product, and nothing herein waives any of the Seller's conditions of sale.

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